there are no steps. its contemporary, its all about feeling and the way you interpret a song.
contemporary means new... therefore, contemporary jazz is the new style of jazz but contemporary is basically a mix of all of the dance styles combined. Mainly, it is a combination of lyrical, jazz and hip-hop. Lyrical being a mix of jazz and ballet. So I guess you could say contemporary dance or modern dance is a mix of all the style combined. (except tap)
contemporary dance can use almost any type of music. its all in the way you dance to it. i feel acoustic works really well.
Contemporary Ballet is all im aware of because I take that class.
Unlike traditions such as ballet, contemporary dance is not associated with specific dance techniques. In contemporary dance, people attempt to explore the natural energy and emotions of their bodies to produce a movements. Contemporary dance is characterized by its versatility.
Contemporary dance was invented around about the 1920's
'Contemporary' means 'Modern' in the context of dance.
Contemporary was evolved because dancers wanted to get away from the rigid formations. It is called contemporary dance because if you have a look at ballet it is all turnouts and posture and they made contemporary so it was relaxing and if you look at contemporary dance today there feet are in parallel and they have contractions and release also fall and recover in their movements.
Contemporary Dance Company of Angola was created in 1991.
London Contemporary Dance School was created in 1966.
City Contemporary Dance Company was created in 1979.
There are quite a few places where contemporary dance came from. This sort of dance started in the recital hall as a deviation from classical dance.